Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $53K annually on average. The largest fraction of University of Maryland (UMD) people (34 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $47K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Research Scientists, Assistant Professors, Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators, and Lecturers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $73K annually, the other salaries come in at about $73K, around $50K, and $49K, respectively. Near the bottom at University of Maryland (UMD) are Financial Aid Counselors, pulling in an average of just around $41K.
Residents of Baltimore, Md. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $81K per year; other top-paying cities include Washington, DC (approximately $53K) and the company's headquarter city of College Park, Md. ($50K). University of Maryland (UMD) workers in District of Columbia earn the most — $53K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Basic Life Support Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $63K per year. It pays to have a Doctorate (PhD) at University of Maryland (UMD) — these employees make the most at around $87K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Clinical Research in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $80K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at University of Maryland (UMD) is Program Management, with close to a seventh considering it a key competency. Microsoft Office, Counseling, and Customer Service were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Only 36 percent enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. For most workers, benefits include health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. University of Maryland (UMD) employees also enjoy perks such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.